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887. Antique Chinese Export Enameled Porcelain Ginger Jar Centerpiece Republic Period
A superb example of a Chinese Porcelain Ginger Jar or Centerpiece of generous proportions, complete with its original cover with plain lobed finial. Late Nineteenth, early Twentieth Century, Chinese Republic period..
Of Melon-shaped outline, lavishly hand enameled with a multitude of fruiting Vines, Chinese Figures and Butterflies. The base with a decorative Gotic style band enameled in colours of pink, yellow and blue. The neck in similar colours.
Quality offering with superb raised enameling hand done by a very professional hand, see last images.
Condition: Superb allover untouched condition, no losses and no restoration anywhere.
Base and cover Marks as shown
Height: (overall as shown image one) 12” (30.25cm). Width: (at shoulder) 8.75” (22cm). Diameter: (at base) 5.75” (14.5cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Affordable fixed charge Worldwide Store to door shipping.